What Do Fruit Bats Eat?


Fruit bats feed on variety of fruits, including figs, guavas, bananas, mangoes, and other tropical fruits. Some eat nectar through pollination. In the zoo, they are usually fed grapes, mangoes and puppy chow, which is high in protein.
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A owl can eat a Fruit bat or any kind of bat.
Some fruit bats eat fruit only, some fruit bats eat fruit and flowers,
1. Know that fruit bats live in tropical and subtropical areas. These bats eat fruit exclusively and do not usually hibernate. They are confined to the tropics, which has fruit-bearing
fruit bats eat a wide range of nectar, flowers, and both cultivated and native fruits. Source(s): http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_do_fruit_bats_eat
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Fruit Bats eat fruits and nectar.
Fruit bats like to eat flowers and fruit. They will first suck on the flowers and fruit. Next they swallow the juice and spit out the rest.
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